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cattle tick

n.
A brown tick (Boophilus annulatus) whose bite transmits the causative agent of Texas fever in cattle.

cat′tle tick`


n.
any tick of the genus Boophilus that is a vector for the protozoans that cause Texas fever.
[1865–70, Amer.]
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Cellular responses to Rhipicephalus microplus infestations in pre-sensitised cattle with differing phenotypes of infestation.
Esta bacteria se transmite de un animal enfermo a uno sano a traves de garrapatas del Genero Dermacentor en EUA y en Latinoamerica por Rhipicephalus microplus (R.
Previous studies have suggested that Haemaphysalis longicornis and Rhipicephalus microplus ticks are the most likely vectors of SFTSV transmission to humans (10,11).
En la zona se explotan bovinos mestizo cebu exentos de garrapaticidas quimicos, que recibieron la vacunacion contra Rhipicephalus microplus como refiere Vargas (2005).
Esta infeccion es asintomatica en animales mayores ya que se producen reinfecciones debido a la presencia de la garrapata Rhipicephalus microplus, responsable de la transmision de agentes de la fiebre por garrapatas (4), la cual causa infestaciones en los bovinos de edad avanzada.
Camargo GM, Golo SP, Angelo CI, Perinotto MSW, Sa AF, Quinelato S, Bittencourt REPV (2012) Effect of oil-based formulations of acaripathogenic fungi to control Rhipicephalus microplus ticks under laboratory conditions.
Rhipicephalus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae), mas conocida como la garrapata comun del ganado, es un parasito hematofago obligado, especie especifica de los bovinos e importante vector de los hemoparasitos Babesia sp.
anisopliae conidia became more virulent to Rhipicephalus microplus (Canestrini) (Acari: Ixodidae) after the fourth passage, and showed the highest virulence after the seventh passage.
larval immersion test): A new bioassay for testing acaricidal activity of plant extracts against Rhipicephalus microplus.
Studies on acaricide resistance in Rhipicephalus microplus against synthetic pyrethroids.